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Dec 13, 2011 8:00am PST
. >>> jerry sandusky, former penn state defensive coach, could have faced all the accusers in court today. instead, sandusky waived his right to today's preliminary hearing pleading not guilty. what does that mean? it means he's going to trial on charges that he sexually abused ten boys. sandusky's attorney explained why. >> one of the main reasons we wanted to have a preliminary hearing and the anticipated of having one is to cross-examine mike mcqueary in the allegations pertaining to number two. prior to today with various statements he allegedly has made -- >> mike mcqueary is the assistant coach who claims he saw sandusky rape a boy in the penn state showers, but according to his reports his account has now changed over time. >>> the army is trying to figure out what caused two helicopters to crash killing four soldiers last night outside of a training area at joint base lewis-mcchord in washington state. now the choppers were observation helicopters. no word on whether they collided or crashed separately. >>> finders keepers, that's the message from iran today about the captured u.s
Dec 7, 2011 2:00am PST
stories. a new accuser saying former penn state coach jerry sandusky sexually assaulted him when he was just 12 and gave him booze. >>> these demonstrators attempting to take back the capital. they're staging sit-ins in front of congressional offices and camping out on the national mall. >>> it's decision day for seniors. it's the last time you can change your medicare part "d" prescription drug plan. >>> let's get a check of today's weather. rob marciano with a seat in atlanta. >> good morning. we're looking at an active weather pattern, topsy-turvy, that seems to be the theme of the early season winter that's been crazy so far. rain stretching into the northeast. the heaviest stuff is across the ohio river valley. look at memphis, arkansas, little rock included. seeing some accumulation snow overnight, even as far south as louisiana. that's what we're watching carefully. also potential for seeing rainfall across the northeast. that could be flooding at least during the rush hour, street flooding, 2 to 4 inches of some rain here during the night time, the night and in through tomor
Dec 13, 2011 6:00am PST
that in a pennsylvania courtroom. >>ets let's bring you up to speed quickly. jerry sandusky waived his right to a preliminary hearing and this will go straight to trial. we all were waiting for that preliminary hearing and that has been waived. he and his attorney decided to waive it. that's the big development in the jerry sandusky case. >> so much more news surrounding this. let's head to atlanta and kyra philips. >> what a busy morning already. we're talking about jerry sandusky in court and out again. he was expected to face his accusers but he waived his right to the preliminary hearing and here's sandusky just as he left the courthouse and he faced a pretty stunned media. >> stay the course, to fight for four quarters. we'll take the opportunity to present our side. >> we couldn't do that today. >> tell me why the preliminary hearing. >> i'll come back and answer your quefgzs. >> mr. sandusky are you looking forward? >> jason carroll was actually inside the courtroom, susan candiotti has one of the victim's attorneys with her. jason, let's start with you, if you don't mind. let's talk
Dec 14, 2011 2:00am PST
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Dec 7, 2011 3:00am PST
. now his past used by conservative critics. >>> more disturbing allegations against jerry sandusky. another man saying he abused him and gave him alcohol as a boy. >>> i have been excused of being a tramt traitor to both sides. >>> a woman goes from wall street protester to wall street professional on this "american morning." -- captions by vitac -- >>> all right. good morning, everyone. it's wednesday, december 7th. ali is off today. i'm christine romans along with carol costello on this "american morning." welcome, everyone. >> welcome and good morning. up first this morning, newt gingrich threatening to run away with the republican race. his bid for the gop nomination going gang busters. it's beginning to look like a gingrich juggernaut. look at the latest gallup poll. among republican voters nationwide, 37% now say gingrich is their choice. he leads mitt romney by a whopping 15 points. cnn's deputy political director paul steinhauser joins us live from washington this morning. who could have predicted this? >> boy, one crazy ride. we've seen candidates go up and d
Dec 16, 2011 8:00am PST
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Dec 16, 2011 11:00am EST
case involving former assistant football coach jerry sandusky. >>> former athletic director tim curly and gary schultz are charged with lying and failing to report the suspected abuse. mike mcquery is the star witness. he says he told curly and schultz seen sandusky raping a boy. he testifies there's no question that he fully described what he saw. prosecutors say sandusky sexually accused ten young boys. he has pleaded not guilty to more than 50 charges. >>> back from the brink of a government shutdown. sources are now saying that democrats and republicans have reached a deal to keep the federal government running after midnight tonight. the house and senate, they're expecting to vote on that plan today. negotiators are still trying to agree on extending the payroll tax cut. if they don't, your taxes are going to go up by an average of $1,000. >>> republican presidential candidates are making their closing arguments to iowa voters. now the candidates met last night in their last debate before the iowa caucuses. some took aim at president obama. current front-runner newt gingrich foun
Dec 13, 2011 2:00am PST
, if the charges against jerry sandusky are true, that will be for a jury to decide. he likely had a powerful network of enablers, or at the very least countless people who had powerful interests in not believing the allegations against him. yes, tonight that sishlg grew. this is a former home of thomas harmon, retired penn state chief of police. he was living there in 1998. remember that year. today we've learned his neighbor back then, just three doors down was, you guessed it, in the blue house, jerry sandusky. that's jerry sandusky's house there. not only were they neighbors, not only did their kids play and ride bikes together, worshipped at the same church, this one called saint paum's united methodist. neighbors and fellow church members back in 1998 which is when the mother of a boy went to police with a sexual abuse complaint against coach sandusky. according to a grand jury report she says it happened on campus, allegedly touching the boy inappropriately in tur show. the investigation included conversations of the officers talking to sandusky on the phone. when the local d.a. declin
Dec 3, 2011 7:00pm PST
. >> good to see you. >> ewe you too. >> setting the record state jerry sandusky in an interview denies having sexual contact with young boys. was he convince something we will take you through it and let you decide. >>> suspended campaign, accused of a sexual affair. herman cain suspends his run for the presidency. his wife by his side, he insists you have not seen the last of him. >> i'm not going to be silenced and i'm not going away. >> 30 seconds. >> mind of a serial killer. new york police say bodies being dumped along long island are the work of one serial killer. we will talk to a forensic psychologist about the mind of a killer. >>> and shark encounter. >> i like the fact he's circling us the last ten minutes. he might know something we don't. >> a huge great white spotted off of the carolina coast. what would you do if confronted bay giant man eater? this is information you need to know. it's all right here, right now on cnn. >> hello, everyone. i'm don lemon. thank you for joining us. we begin with former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky in a lengthy interview with t
Dec 31, 2011 9:00am PST
for corruption and sentencing deserved that spot. for number three penn state's jerry sandusky, and american student in italy amanda knox also at number three. first why didn't you put sandusky on your list? >> well, you know what, if cases were based on allegations, then casey anthony would have been convicted. i think the jerry sandusky case is an important case and it's opening up a lot of observation and concern about what goes on in campuses and college campuses and high school. but the bottom line is at this point we have some very outrageous allegations. let's see what happens in 2012. may make the top ten of 2012. right now it's absolutely too early to put on the list. >> but amanda knox instead? >> oh, yeah. >> what stood out for you on that? >> amanda knox i think is very, very important. we read 143-page what's called a motivation by appeals judge and demonstrated unlike american courts how perverted some judicial systems are in terms of safeguards. safeguards meaning the right to cross-examination, the right against self-incrimination. the good news is that the italian appeals co
Dec 9, 2011 12:00pm PST
. in an unusual court proceeding next week, we'll bring former penn state football coach jerry sandusky face-to-face with his accusers. sunny hostin "on case." she joins me on the phone. this tweet that overturned this murder conviction. this guy sitting on death row, what did this juror tweet that gets the murder conviction tossed out? >> the juror was sort of tweeting the philosophical things about the deliberation. he sent out several tweets, and one of the last tweets indicated that a verdict had been reached, that it was all over. and the judge had instructed the jury, of course, not to use social media, as judges often do. and after instructing this juror, he did it again. and that really, i think, was the basis for the court overturning his conviction. he was told twice to stop. he continued. and the court found that the integrity of the verdict had been compromised. judges typically do instruct juries and they expect the juries to follow their instructions. the appellate court felt that if the juror disregarded that particular instruction, it was possible that the juror had disregard
Dec 11, 2011 2:00pm PST
state child sex abuse case. two days away from former assistant football coach jerry sandusky facing his accusers in court and we're learning a key witness, mike mcqueary, is changing his story again. sarah gannon has been following the sandusky case against the aga beginning. how is he changing the story? >> this is the first account we have come up. the first witness account of what mcqueary saw in 2002, that night many march when he stumbled upon something in the penn state locker room late at night. but how this differs from what we read in the grand jury report and what is in mike mcqueary's handwritten police statement is that he told this man, this doctor who was at his father's house, where he went seeking advice after he stumbled upon this incident, he told his doctor he didn't see anything, that he only heard some sexual acts and that a young boy peered around the corner of the shower stall and was grabbed by a man's waist, pulled back behind out of view, and then a few minutes later, he saw jerry sandusky leaving a towel. none of that is ever mentioned in the grand jury summar
Dec 12, 2011 3:00am PST
boy stick his head out of the shower and later jerry sandusky left with a towel on. mcqueary told the grand jury he actually witnessed rasandusky raping a young boy. >> a preliminary hearing expected to begin in the morning. cnn's susan candiotti spoke with the attorney of one of the victims and has a preview of what we can expect in the courtroom. >> ali and christine, good morning. at the preliminary hearing on tuesday we'll get a sneak peek at the prosecutor's case against jerry sandusky. wearing his court-ordered ankle bracelet, jerry sandusky will leave his home tuesday to face his accuser for the first time. a potentially explosive moment in this courtroom, when his alleged victims take the stand outlining dramatic charges ever rape and molestation. >> what do you think the atmosphere will be like in the courtroom? >> i think it will be electric. >> reporter: sandusky is charged with performing oral sex on the teenager known as alleged victim number one more than 20 times in 2007 and 2008. the boy's attorney says the teen is ready to testify. >> how is your client trying to
Dec 7, 2011 8:00am PST
. >>> a 19-year-old man says that jerry sandusky gave him whiskey when he was 12, then sexually abused him. sandusky's latest accuser claims it happened once inside an office inside the penn state football building. the man says he was a member of the second mile. that is sandusky's charity for disadvantaged kids. sarah ganim broke the story. >> there's a lot of new things in this allegation. first of all, we've never heard that sandusky gave one of his victims alcohol. in this situation this man alleges it was in an office in this building and he was given whiskey while jerry sandusky talked to him about his life and how he ended up with the second mile and then he was assaulted. >> so i'm going to speak live with sara ganim in a few minutes. his preliminary hearing is set for tuesday. his attorney says, quote, we will for the very first time have the opportunity to face jerry's accusers and question them under oath. >>> weshlgs newt gingrich on the rise less than a month to go before the iowa caucuses. there's a new gallup poll that shows the former house speaker double digit lead over a
Dec 3, 2011 3:00am PST
coach jerry sandusky says he is innocent of child molestation. what you'll hear him explain in his own words, his, quote, attraction to young boys. >>> also new this morning a boarding school refuses to admit a teenage boy because he has hiv. you will hear the school defend its decision. -- captions by vitac -- >>> let's get you started with the headlines today. herman cain says he will make an announcement on the future of his presidential campaign. this will come in a matter of hours. we are standing by in atlanta to hear it. he is in atlanta today for the planned opening of his georgia campaign headquarters, but instead a lot of people are speculating that he could drop out of the race. as you know this week a georgia woman had said she'd had a 13-year affair with cain. he denied it. much more on this coming your way. >>> also country music sin ner mccready and her son were finally found in a closet in arkansas. mccready took off with her 5-year-old boy. her mother and stepfather actually have custody of the young man. mccready actually only has visitation rights. poli
Dec 3, 2011 7:00am EST
from him, coming pup. >>> we're going to start here with jerry sandusky, the man at the heart of the sex abuse debacle. going on camera for his first interview. he spoke at length to "the new york times." and the reporters there videotaped the whole thing. >> these allegations are false. i didn't do those things. i don't know. >> reporter: for the first time, jerry sandusky, answering the tough questions, on camera. once the legendary head coach joe paterno was told about the allegations against his former defensive coach, what did he say to sandusky about it? >> i don't know that he didn't know. i know that he didn't -- never said anything to me. i know that. >> reporter: what did sandusky first say when he was confronted by a penn state, when young assistant coach, mike mcqueary, saw him raping a boy in the team showers? >> i told him it didn't happen. in my mind, it wasn't inappropriate behavior. >> reporter: and remember sandusky's infamous answer to this question? >> are you sexually attracted to boys, underaged boys? >> am i sally attracted to under waged boys? sexually
Dec 8, 2011 5:30pm PST
. >>> speaking out. now, the wife weighing in. former penn state coach jerry sandusky accused of sexual abuse. one victim saying while the wife was home. what she's saying tonight and it is aimed right at the alleged victims. >>> the billion dollar apology. the former senator and famous investment boss telling now telling small every day investors he has no idea where their billion dollars went. >>> and the christmas craze. "modern family" and the not so modern movement tonight. what all of us sent in here and tonight, you pick the winner. >>> good evening. diane is on assignment tonight. and today, when those first bulletins came into the news room of another gunman at virginia tech, that he opened fire, there were immediate fears the massacre of four years ago was happening all over again. the images immediately came in, showing a student body on lockdown, officers barricading doors and outside there, two officers embracing after a campus filled with fear that it was happening again. in the end, the gunman shot an officer dead and it is believed he then turned the gun on himself. abc's jim
Dec 16, 2011 6:00am PST
. they're conflicting accounts of whether he walked in on former coach jerry sandusky sexually abusing a young boy and what he told people afterward. that's pivotal in today's hearing for two former school officials. they are accused of perjury and failing to report the suspected molestation. susan candiotti is on the story for us in harrisburg, pennsylvania. what are we expecting today? >> well, it should be a very interesting and possibly a very dramatic and frankly exciting day because we might be getting more details from mike mcqueary, who you just talked about. he is in the courthouse, so are the two co-defendants in this case, tim curley and gary schultz, the two penn state officials. mike mcqueary's testimony is very critical for the state making its case. and the state has said this morning, they announced that they will hear testimony from five live witnesses and also from three people whose testimony to the grand jury will be read into the record. and this could last probably half a day. now, what's important about mike mcqueary's testimony is that he's expected to take the
Dec 12, 2011 6:00am PST
state locker room shower? it depends on who you ask. what was considered key evidence in jerry sandusky's sexual abuse case is now getting a second look. sara ganin is now joining me by phone. what did you find out? >> reporter: well, kyra what, we learned was that the night that mcqueary stumbled into that locker room and stumbled upon something between jerry sandusky and a young boy, he went to his father's house seeking advice. and there was a man there who apparently heard the very first account from mike mcqueary of what happened. and he says that he asked mcqueary several times, what did you see? and several times mcqueary said he didn't see anything sexual, but heard sexual noises and saw a young boy peer around the corner of the shower before a man's arm pulled him back and then jerry sandusky exited in a towel a few seconds later. it is different than the handwritten statement that mike mcqueary gave to police in 2010. and it seems to be different than his grand jury testimony. and both of those cases, he says that he saw jerry sandusky clearly sodomizing a boy. and he goes int
Dec 25, 2011 4:00am PST
. but at penn state, the transgressions were far worse. >> jerry sandusky is charged with molesting eight boys. >> where were the authorities? >> this is not a case about football or universities. it's a case about children who have had their innocence stolen from them. >> reporter: a child sex abuse scandal involving former penn assistant coach jerry sandusky led to the firing of joe paterno. a legacy six decades in the making is in shambles. bernie fine, assistant basketball coach at syracuse for the past six years, was fire department after allegations emerged -- fired after allegations, merged that he molested six children. in the nfl and nba, they were struggling through contracts. and tragedy on the race track when indycar driver dan weldon was part of a car crash that caused the husband and father of two to die. and good-bye to joe frazer. one of the best athletes of all time. packers' quarterback aaron rogers emerging from the shadow of brett favre to lead green bay to a super bowl title. dirk nowitzki from germany, taking the dallas mavs to its first nba title again the team that feat
Dec 5, 2011 8:00am PST
for several of the men allegedly molested by jerry sandusky are reacting now with disgust to his interview in "the new york times." the lawyers say the former penn state defensive coach is trying to convince the public his behavior with boys is normal. they call the interview, however, uncomfortable to watch. >> if i say, no, i'm not attracted to boys, that's not the truth because i'm attracted to young people, boys, girls. >> yeah, but not sexually. you're tract the because you enjoy -- >> that's what i was trying to say. i enjoy spending time with young people. i enjoy spending time with people. i mean, my two favorite groups are the elderly and the young. >>> major college football bowls are passing over penn state. the knit any lionlions. >>> snail mail will get even slower next year. just this past hour the postal service announced that first class mail usually arrives next day, maybe takes a day or two. now it could take three, four, five days. the postal service also plans to cut about half of the 500 processing centers and 3700 local post offices as it's fighting off bankruptcy. >>
Dec 18, 2011 3:00pm PST
's start with penn state. you were there early in the week for jerry sandusky's brief court appearance. mike mcqueary took the stand and described in graphic detail what he saw back in 2002. was mcqueary an effective witness, in your opinion? >> he had this tremendous irony. yesterday police were called to the penn state prak it tis facility, teammates got in a fight, the quarterback ended up in the hospital. it was the absence of police nine years ago that got us where we are today. mcqueary took the stand friday. i thought his testimony was forceful, unambiguous and this wasn't the trial, it was a preliminary hearing but clearly he was credible enough we're going on with the trial. the charges could have been dropped, they weren't. as we go forward mcqueary is the pivotal figure for all three defendants. we'll see how it plays out. >> so he is, you're saying, the key to this entire case pretty much because he is the eyewitness so to speak or alleged eyewitness. >> yeah. granted there are nine other cases now against jerry sandusky but if mcqueary can be impeached this goes in a total
Dec 16, 2011 12:00pm PST
captor. >>> the witness in the penn state scape dal says he saw jerry sandusky assault a boy in a shower mike mcqueary told university officials about the encounter and he told them "it was extremely sexual in nature." mcqueer riff at a hearing to determine if there is enough evidence to try both penn state's fired athletic director, tim curley and former university vice president gary schultz for like. >>> and questions lead to a demand for an independent review of how police conducted the search for this little girl, 7-year-old jorelys rivera. the mayor of canton, georgia, where she lived, wants to know why sheriff deputies weren't debriefed after searching and clearing the vacant apartment where, as it turned out, the girl was killed. and he wants to know why the police chief wasn't personally heading up the search himself. >> the police chief been there the day after that little girl went missing? >> i would think so i would think he should have been. sure. >> i feel like i was there when i was needed. if that's something that needs to be fixed on my part, i will fix t. >> a 20-year-
Dec 9, 2011 2:00am PST
francisco. >>> former penn state football coach jerry sandusky free on $250,000 bail this morning after spending a night in jail. police arrested him wednesday on ten additional charges of molesting children after two new accusers came forward. one of them told the grand jury that sandusky's wife ignored his screams for help while sandusky raped him in the basement. well now dottie sandusky has released a statement denying that saying, as the mother of six children i have been devastated by these accusations and also angry about these false accusations that such a terrible incident ever occurred in my home. she went on to say, i continue to believe in jerry's innocence and all the good things he has done. >>> a republican congresswoman says heads should roll as attorney general eric holder testifies about the botched fast and furious gun-running program. congressman jim sessen brenner grilling the attorney general again over what he knew about the operation and when he knew it. >> what are you going to do to clean up this mess? >> well, first let me make something very clear, and in res
Dec 8, 2011 7:00am PST
, penn state sex abuse jerry sandusky zarate has new charging pending against him. >> senator jon corzine over his failed wall street firm and $1.2 billion in investors' money that is missing. we'll preview today's hearing and see if he'll answer the committee's questions. >> fda scientists say the morning after plan b contraceptive is safe to sell over the counter so why are they refusing to let girls 16 and under to buy it. >> we'll go inside iron mountain. an underground mine that became a government security center and protects some of the most iconic photographs early this thursday morning, december 8th, 2011. >> good thursday morning, everyone. i'm jeff glor. chris wragge is off this morning and miss erica hill is in washington, d.c. this morning. erica, good morning. >> jeff, good morning to you. here from washington a closer look at the races that are shaping up for 2012, also the increasingly important impact of so-called super pacs and what we're talking about there is a lot of big money so that's ahead, jeff. >> erica, we'll see you very soon. this morning jerry sandusky is wak
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